As seen in the Palm Beach Daily News: “Royal Poinciana Chapel Pastor Dr. Robert Norris weds couples without Palm Beach Church Home

The Royal Poinciana Chapel with its purpose, history, location and beauty provides the most unique venue in South Florida for events and celebrations that are enlightening, spiritually uplifting, and truly memorable. Among those, Weddings are such occasions. Most weddings occur in the beautiful, light and bright – recently redecorated – sanctuary with music provided by the Chapel’s grand organ and piano. On occasion, weddings may be planned to occur out-of-doors backdropped by the scenic Intracoastal Waterway and the unparalleled magnificent 125 year old Signature Tree of Palm Beach – the Giant Kapok.

Chapel Pastor, Dr. Robert Norris assisted by Chapel staff, attentively constructs and personally conducts ALL weddings that occur at the Chapel. Without exception Chapel policy determines wedding parameters and a fair fee schedule accommodating to Chapel members and non-members. The Chapel offers a discount which honors Palm Beach County Law Enforcement Officers and Fire Fighters and “active” United States Military Service personnel.

The Royal Poinciana Chapel enjoys a tradition of excellence in music, which it maintains for all events involving music, including weddings. Care is given to shape weddings at the Chapel as services of worship. The music selected for these services is both sacred and classical. Dr. Jack Jones, the Chapel Organist approves all musical selections before used in the service. Commercial and popular music and some folk music will not be approved. Taped backup music is not permitted.

The Chapel administrative staff handles all reservations and verifies the eligibility of all applicants. To discuss Chapel availability the scope of the wedding, wedding fees and to make date reservations you are invited to contact Debbie Norris, the Chapel’s Wedding Coordinator at the Chapel Office. The office is generally open Monday through Friday between 10:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. The Chapel Wedding Application form can be downloaded below:


60 Cocoanut Row
Palm Beach, FL 33480
(561) 655-4212
Fax (561) 655-7747

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